1860 Federal Census - Sigourney Township  

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1860 Iowa Census     Keokuk County     July 26, 1860
Page 269     Sigourney Township
Dwell. Fam. Last Name First Name Age Sex Profession/Occupation Value of Real Estate Value of Pers. Estate Place of Birth
1894 1899 Withroe W. A. 24 M Day Laborer 700 75 Pennsylvania  
   Withroe Mary J. 23 F     Ohio  
1895 1900 Smock O. V. 52 M Minister P. Ch 1200 250 Indiana  
   Smock Ann E. 41 F     Massachusetts
   Smock William C. 18 M Cabinet Maker    Indiana  
   Smock Adrianna? 7 F     Kentucky  
   Smock Jesse O. 5 M     Iowa  
   Smock Francis A. 2 F     Iowa  
1896 1901 Hensley A. H. 37 M Physician 3500 820 Kentucky  
   Hensley Aauline A. 27 F     Ohio  
1897 1902 Page A. T. 53 M Merchant 3000 500 Vermont  
   Page Cyntha J. 55 F     New York  
   Page Gloria J. 21 F     Ohio  
1898 1903 Rentho John 50 M Farmer 4500 400 Kentucky  
   Rentho Tillitha 49 F     Kentucky  
   Rentho James 29 M     Illinois  
   Rentho Rebecca 17 F     Illinois  
   Rentho Margret 16 F     Illinois  
   Rentho John 12 M     Illinois  
   Rentho Martha 10 F     Illinois  
1899 1904 Cochran Thomas 47 M Carpenter 450 300 Pennsylvania  
   Cochran Jane 43 F     Pennsylvania  
   Cochran Ephrain 22 M     Pennsylvania  
   Cochran Stephen 19 M     Pennsylvania  
   Cochran Snowden 14 M     Pennsylvania  
   Cochran Lucy J. 10 F     Pennsylvania  
   Cochran Margret E. 8 F     Iowa  
   Cochran Franklin P. 3 M     Iowa  
1900 1905 Brick Dudley 41 M Farmer 2000 400 New York  
   Brick Rachael 40 F     Pennsylvania  
   Brick Eannid A. 14 M     Iowa  
   Brick Emma C. 12 F     Iowa  
   Brick Venitia 7 F     Iowa  
   Brick Ellen M. 5 F     Iowa  
   Brick Laura B. 2 F     Iowa  
   Holcomb Milo 21 M     Iowa  
1901 1906 Eckley P. S. 35 M Carpenter 800 150 Ohio  
   Eckley Mary 32 F     Ohio  
   Eckley Elsina M. 8 F     Iowa  
   Eckley Ella 1 F     Iowa  
Page 270     Sigourney Township
Dwell. Fam. Last Name First Name Age Sex Profession/Occupation Value of Real Estate Value of Pers. Estate Place of Birth
1902 1907 Eaton Benj. 64 M Farmer 1000 400 New York  
   Eaton Lucy J. 51 F     New York  
   Eaton Levi J. 24 M     Indiana  
   Eaton Albert J. 22 M     Indiana  
   Eaton John C. 18 M     Indiana  
   Eaton Marcus D. 14 M     Indiana  
   Eaton Martha R. 12 F     Indiana  
   Eaton Mary M. 10 F     Indiana  
1903 1908 Hensley Timothy 20 M Day Laborer    Ohio  
   Hensley Martha 19 F     Indiana  
1904 1909 Tidd Henry C. 24 M Day Laborer   50 Ohio  
   Tidd Elizabeth 23 F     Ohio  
   Tidd Samuel J. 1 M     Iowa  
1905 1910 Paff Jackson 39 M Farmer 4000 700 N Carolina  
   Paff Catharine E. 30 F     Ohio  
   Paff George W. 9 M     Iowa  
   Paff Harriet 3 F     Iowa  
   Paff Carrie A. 5/12 F     Iowa  
1906 1911 Haffine Jacob 45 M Distiller 1500 1000 Pennsylvania  
   Richards Robert 23 M Distiller    Ireland  
1907 1912 Buckhart Joseph 40 M Farmer 800 300 Kentucky  
   Buckhart Mary A. 39 F     Virginia  
   Buckhart Jacob 12 M     Indiana  
   Buckhart Josephus 10 M     Indiana  
   Buckhart John H. 8 M     Indiana  
   Buckhart Harriet 1 F     Iowa  
1908 1913 Seevers Paul 59 M Farmer 1200 30 Prussia  
   Seevers Mary C. 53 F     Prussia  
   Seevers Loutter 17 F     Iowa  
   Seevers Augustus 12 M     Iowa  
   Seevers Paul 10 M     Iowa  
1909 1914 Taylor Robert 39 M Farmer 700 100 Virginia  
   Taylor Lavina 33 F     England  
   Taylor Paschal 13 M     Pennsylvania  
   Taylor Franklin 10 M     Pennsylvania  
   Taylor Salina 5 F     Iowa  
   Taylor Adelia 1 F     Iowa  
1910 1915 Metts? John 24 M Day Laborer   100 Pennsylvania  
   Metts? Elizabeth 20 F     Kentucky  
   Metts? Eliza J. 2 F     Iowa  
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Dwell. Fam. Last Name First Name Age Sex Profession/Occupation Value of Real Estate Value of Pers. Estate Place of Birth
1911 1916 Childers Henry 65 M Farmer 1600 700 Kentucky  
   Childers Julia 54 F     Kentucky  
   Childers Lindly 18 M     Kentucky  
1912 1917 Childers W. G. 21 M Day Laborer   100 Kentucky  
   Childers Sarah 20 F     Pennsylvania  
   Childers Calvin 1 M     Iowa  
1913 1918 Newkirk Daniel 53 M Farmer 3000 500 Kentucky  
   Newkirk Matilda 49 F     Kentucky  
   Newkirk Elizabeth 21 F     Indiana  
   Newkirk Martha 19 F     Indiana  
   Newkirk Jacob 18 M     Indiana  
   Newkirk Cyrus 11 M     Indiana  
   Newkirk Milton 9 M     Indiana  
1914 1919 Newkirk William 31 M Day Laborer    Indiana  
   Newkirk Margret 19 F     Kentucky  
   Newkirk Nettie 8 F     Iowa  
   Newkirk Laura 3 F     Indiana  
1915 1920 Priest Reuben 43 M Day Laborer   270 Kentucky  
   Priest Doria 40 F     N Carolina  
   Priest Mary E. 16 F     Indiana  
   Priest William W. 15 M     Indiana  
   Priest John W. 11 M     Indiana  
   Priest Laura J. 8 F     Indiana  
   Priest Jonah F. 7 M     Indiana  
1916 1921 Sanders Jonathan 47 M Farmer 12000 700 Kentucky  
   Sanders Martha 32 F     Indiana  
   Sanders Jonas 19 M     Indiana  
   Sanders Jonathan 17 M     Indiana  
   Sanders Harriet T. 14 F     Indiana  
   Sanders Sarah E. 10 F     Indiana  
   Sanders Martha 9 F     Indiana  
   Sanders Delia 3 F     Iowa  
   Sanders William J. 1 M     Iowa  
1917 1922 Mitchel James 48 M Farmer 2000 600 Ireland  
   Mitchel Jane 40 F     Ireland  
   Mitchel Eliza J. 10 F     Illinois  
1918 1923 Vance H. 27 M Day Laborer   300 Ohio  
   Vance Elizabeth 24 F     Ohio  
   Vance John A. 6 M     Indiana  
   Vance Jacob C. 4 M     Indiana  
Page 272     Sigourney Township
Dwell. Fam. Last Name First Name Age Sex Profession/Occupation Value of Real Estate Value of Pers. Estate Place of Birth
   Vance Sarah E. 3/12 F     Iowa  
1919 1924 Paxton Catharine 40 F Farmer 1600 200 Virginia  
   Paxton George 20 M     Indiana  
   Paxton Henry 18 M     Indiana  
   Paxton Whisler 17 M     Indiana  
   Paxton James 14 M     Indiana  
   Paxton Ellen 12 F     Iowa  
1920 1925 Moore Elias 26 M Day Laborer   30 Ohio  
   Moore Isabell 18 F     Indiana  
1921 1926 Teisler? Henry C. 45 M Farmer 1000 1200 Virginia  
   Teisler? Hannah 46 F     Virginia  
   Teisler? Mary C. 23 F     Ohio  
   Teisler? Anna G. 22 F     Ohio  
   Teisler? Sarah J. 21 F     Ohio  
   Teisler? John A. 18 M     Ohio  
   Teisler? George A. 16 M     Indiana  
   Teisler? Reuben M. 14 M     Indiana  
   Teisler? Makin? B. 11 M     Indiana  
   Teisler? Henry O. 9 M     Indiana  
1922 1927 Busby James 42 M Day Laborer   420 N Carolina  
   Busby Buthina 36 F     Indiana  
   Busby Sarah J. 15 F     Indiana  
   Busby William A. 10 M     Indiana  
   Busby Thomas J. 7 M     Indiana  
   Busby Leander 3 M     Iowa  
   Busby Martha A. 9/12 F     Iowa  
1923 1928 Gepford John 41 M Brick Maker   100 Pennsylvania  
   Gepford Mary 40 F     Pennsylvania  
   Gepford Martha 16 F     Pennsylvania  
   Johnson G. H. 8 M     Michigan  
1924 1929 Wightanan? John 30 M Farmer 800 500 Indiana  
   Wightanan? Mary 30 F     Virginia  
   Wightanan? Lois 8 F     Illinois  
   Wightanan? Eunice 6 F     Illinois  
   Wightanan? Joshua 16 M     Connecticut  
1925 1930 McClanahan Elijah 49 M Farmer 11200 1000 Kentucky  
   McClanahan Elizabeth 27 F     Illinois  
   McClanahan Robert 19 M     Illinois  
   McClanahan Mary 19 F     Illinois  
   McClanahan James E. 17 M     Illinois  
Page 273     Sigourney Township
Dwell. Fam. Last Name First Name Age Sex Profession/Occupation Value of Real Estate Value of Pers. Estate Place of Birth
   McClanahan Nancy 14 F     Illinois  
   McClanahan Isabell 13 F     Illinois  
   McClanahan Winfield 11 M     Illinois  
   McClanahan Clarinda 9 F     Illinois  
   McClanahan Comodore J. 8 M     Illinois  
   McClanahan Rosella J. 5 F    Iowa  
   McClanahan Maria A. 3 F     Iowa  
   McClanahan John H. 2 M     Iowa  
1926 1931 Shufflebarger H. 40 M Farmer 600 600 Virginia  
   Shufflebarger Elizabeth 30 F     Indiana  
   Shufflebarger Florence J. 11 F     Iowa  
   Shufflebarger Mary C. 9 F     Iowa  
   Shufflebarger Margret R. 7 F     Iowa  
   Shufflebarger Eliza S. 4 F     Iowa  
   Shufflebarger Delia M. 1 F     Iowa  
1927 1932 Dunbar J. S. 32 M Tailor 200 100 Ohio  
   Dunbar Lucy P. 31 F     Kentucky  
   Dunbar David M. 10 M     Kentucky  
   Dunbar Kate F. 8 F     Kentucky  
   Dunbar Lizzie 3 F     Kentucky  
July 27th, 1860
1928 1933 Bratton N. B. 42 M Farmer 2000 400 Pennsylvania  
   Bratton Catharine 36 F     Pennsylvania  
   Bratton Andrew N. 16 M     Pennsylvania  
   Bratton Samuel H. 14 M     Pennsylvania  
   Bratton Talleyrand 10 M     Pennsylvania  
   Bratton John R? 2 M     Iowa  
1929 1934 Miller J. W. 60 M Farmer 2500 1000 Pennsylvania  
   Miller Matilda 47 F     Ohio  
   Miller Charles 20 M     Ohio  
   Miller David 16 M     Ohio  
   Miller Benjamin 14 M     Ohio  
   Miller Windfield 12 M     Ohio  
   Miller Hannah 8 F     Ohio  
   Miller Lorah 4 F     Ohio  
   Miller Ohio 1 M     Iowa  
1930 1935 Dickson James 36 M Carpenter 1600 200 Ohio  
   Dickson Maria 24 F     Ohio  
   Dickson William 4 M     Ohio  
   Dickson Eminy? 2 F     Iowa  
Page 274     Sigourney Township
Dwell. Fam. Last Name First Name Age Sex Profession/Occupation Value of Real Estate Value of Pers. Estate Place of Birth
   Dickson Sarah E. 1 F     Iowa  
1931 1936 Brunce Richard 38 M Farmer 1300 500 Prussia  
   Brunce Hannah 28 F     Prussia  
   Brunce Henry 6 M     Iowa  
   Brunce Richard 4 M     Iowa  
   Brunce Louis 2 M     Iowa  
   Brunce William 1 M     Iowa  
   Brunce Fredrick 3/12 M     Iowa  
   Brunce Sarah 18 F Domestic    Prussia  
1932 1937 Binneman Louis 38 M Farmer 400 300 Prussia  
   Binneman Louisa 35 F     Prussia  
   Binneman Fredrick 8 M     Missouri  
   Binneman Louisa 8 F     Missouri  
   Binneman Louis 4 M     Iowa  
   Binneman William 9/12 M     Iowa  
1933 1938 Nass William 51 M Farmer 440 500 Prussia  
   Nass William 26 M     Prussia  
1934 1939 Voltner David 45 M Farmer 1000 700 Hanover Germany
   Voltner Christina 29 F     Hanover Germany
   Voltner Christina 9 F     Iowa  
   Voltner Mary 6 F     Iowa  
   Voltner Sophia 3 F     Iowa  
   Voltner Fredrick 1 M     Iowa  
1935 1940 Zeyer? J. P. 30 M Dentist 6500 2000 Pennsylvania  
   Zeyer? Matilda 26 F     Pennsylvania  
   Zeyer? Kate 3 F     Iowa  
   Parsons P. O. 7 F     Iowa  
1936 1941 Soux Joseph 31 M Farmer 800 200 Baden Germany
   Soux Magdalen 28 F     Baden Germany
   Soux Anthony 4 M     New York  
   Soux Barbra 2 F     New York  
1937 1942 Laffer Henry 53 M Farmer 5000 1400 New York  
   Laffer Hannah 55 F     Ohio  
   Laffer Reason P. 23 M     Ohio  
   Laffer Benj F. 21 M     Ohio  
   Laffer Tabitha 26 F     Ohio  
   Laffer Henry 13 M     Ohio  
1938 1943 Laffer Philip 33 M Farmer 1000 400 Ohio  
   Laffer Catharine 29 F     Ohio  
   Laffer Hannah E. 9 F     Indiana  
Page 275     Sigourney Township
Dwell. Fam. Last Name First Name Age Sex Profession/Occupation Value of Real Estate Value of Pers. Estate Place of Birth
   Laffer Benj. F. 7 M     Ohio  
   Laffer George H. 5 M     Ohio  
   Laffer Albert 2 M     Iowa  
1939 1944 Laffer James E. 28 M Farmer   300 Ohio  
   Laffer Mary J. 19 F     New York  
1940 1945 Miles John 20 M Day Laborer   60 Ohio  
   Miles Frances 18 F     Indiana  
1941 1946 Miles William 27 M Farmer 2000 300 Ohio  
   Miles Julia A. 20 F     Indiana  
   Miles Albina 2 F     Iowa  
1942 1947 Miles Ebinger 71 M Farmer 5000 800 Connecticut  
   Miles Sarah 66 F     Ohio  
   Miles David 24 M     Ohio  
1943 1948 Fear Edmund 49 M Farmer 3000 1200 Kentucky  
   Fear Jane 48 F     Kentucky  
   Fear James H. 17 M     Indiana  
   Fear Andrew J. 16 M     Indiana  
   Fear Delila 12 F     Iowa  
   Fear Samuel N. 7 M     Iowa  
   Fear John T. 5 M     Iowa  
1944 1949 Fear W. A. 21 M Farmer 800   Indiana  
   Fear Sarah 22 F     Iowa  
1945 1950 Brown Solomon 54 M Farmer 2500 300 Pennsylvania  
   Brown Mary 46 F     Ohio  
   Brown Aethelia 19 F     Ohio  
   Brown Matilda 16 F     Ohio  
   Brown Lavina 14 F     Ohio  
   Brown Rachael 10 F     Illinois  
   Brown John 8 M     Illinois  
   Brown James A. 2 M     Iowa  
1946 1951 Whiteman Maria 64 F    300 Virginia  
   Whiteman Calder 21 M     Indiana  
1947 1952 Seabeyer E. 39 M Physician    Switzerland  
   Seabeyer Wilhemina 28 F     Prussia  
   Seabeyer Otto 2 M     Iowa  
   Seabeyer Amil 6/12 F     Iowa  
1948 1953 Miller Harriet 21 F Milliner    Ohio  
   Mittchel Eliza 30 F Milliner    Ohio  
1949 1954 Todd John 30 M Farmer 2000 200 Indiana  
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Dwell. Fam. Last Name First Name Age Sex Profession/Occupation Value of Real Estate Value of Pers. Estate Place of Birth
   Todd Elizabeth 24 M     Ohio  
1950 1955 Shilling Stephen 39 M Farmer 1500 500 Prussia  
   Shilling Livetta 33 F     Prussia  
   Shilling John S. 11 M     Iowa  
   Shilling Gustavus 9 M     Iowa  
   Shilling Albert 6 M     Iowa  
   Shilling Emil 5 F     Iowa  
   Shilling Amelia 5 F     Iowa  
   Shilling Hugo 2 M     Iowa  
1951 1956 Rodgers Aehilas? 41 M Farmer 600 700 Kentucky  
   Rodgers Martha A. 33 F     Kentucky  
   Rodgers Richard J. H. 15 M     Indiana  
   Rodgers Mary E. 12 F     Indiana  
   Rodgers Clara A. 9 F     Indiana  
   Rodgers Johia? H. 6 M     Iowa  
1952 1957 Davis Peter 64 M Farmer 2000 500 Virginia  
   Davis Ann 58 F     Virginia  
   Davis Virginia 32 F     Virginia  
   Davis James 25 M     Indiana  
   Davis Martin M. 17 M     Indiana  
   Davis John C. 14 M     Indiana  
   Davis Eliza A. 13 F     Indiana  
1953 1958 Deal George 33 M Day Laborer   20 Ohio  
   Deal Nicie 22 F     Indiana  
   Deal James A. 3 M     Iowa  
   Deal Charles 6/12 M     Iowa  
1954 1959 Power Joseph 40 M Farmer 1400 600 Kentucky  
   Power Josephine 30 F     Virginia  
   Power John N. 11 M     Iowa  
   Power Mary S. 9 F     Iowa  
   Power Ellen 7 F     Iowa  
   Power Viola S. 1 F     Iowa  
1955 1960 Lehman A. 32 M Shoe Maker    Prussia  
   Lehman Jane A. 22 F     Prussia  
1956 1961 Hobbs S. 28 M Farmer 300 90 Ohio  
   Hobbs Elizabeth 25 F     Indiana  
   Hobbs Zachery T. 6 M     Iowa  
   Hobbs Emily E. 3 F     Iowa  
   Hobbs Abram C. 1 M     Iowa  
1957 1962 Taylor W. C. 30 M Gunsmith   100 Prussia  

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